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Python Engineer



Software Engineering
Almaty, Kazakhstan
Posted on Wednesday, May 29, 2024

Job Title: Python Engineer

Level: Middle / Middle+ / Senior 1

Location: Remote (GST±2) or hybrid (Almaty/Astana KZ, Dushanbe TJ, Khujand TJ, Tashkent UZ)

Salary: to be discussed

Job Summary:

Born at Stanford University, zypl.ai aspires to become the first unicorn from Central Asia. Our vision is to emerge as a premier global ‘AI factory’ that develops and deploys AI products, generating net good for individuals and organizations. We are a Dubai based provider of SaaS tailored credit scoring solutions for more than 30 financial institutions across 10 markets. In a nutshell, we are looking for a Python Engineer who is going to develop & lead all our products’ backend (credit scoring, collection scoring, collateral estimation etc.). Ideally, candidate has a solid experience in Python apps development, CI/CD and some knowledge of cloud services (preferably Azure Cloud)

About us on media

News: ARCET Global AI Series (Best Use of AI in Risk), Plug and Play Investment

Accelerators: Fintech Hive Accelerator (DIFC, Dubai), MISK Accelerator (Plug and Play x Mohammed Bin Salman Foundation), Astana Hub Google for Startups

We expect that you are able to:

  1. Technical expertise:
  • You understand and implement SOLID principles in development;
  • You follow OOP where it is necessary;
  • Python is your second speaking language 🙂;
  • Very good knowledge of Github workflow;
  • Good knowledge of both NoSQL and SQL like databases;
  • You know and set up CI/CD at least once;
  • Know how to work with cloud services Azure/AWS;
  • (Optional): good system design skills
  1. Our stack: Python, MLFlow, Azure Cloud, Docker, Github, SQL-like databases
  2. Effective Communication:
  • Well structured written/oral speaking;
  • English is Intermediate or above — so you can have basic communications with clients IT team and read documentation/articles etc.
  1. (Optional) Knowledge of Credit Risk, Financial Institutions, and Fintech:
  • Familiarity with financial institutions' operations, compliance, and regulatory IT requirements

Preferred background:

  • Bachelor's or Master's degree in Computer Science or other quantitative field;
  • Proved 4-5 years of hands-on experience in software development;
  • Designed and maintained at least one app (big part of the app at workplaces or pet project)

What We Offer:

  • Competitive market salary based on experience
  • Potential to gain company equity upon completion of milestones and KPIs
  • Employment registration according to the official labor code
  • Key role at a growing organization and a dynamic team

Application Instructions:

To apply, please send your CV to hr@zypl.ai and in the subject line of the letter indicate the position for which you are applying.

Upon successful passage of the pre-selection stage (CV review), you will partake in a first-round online interview in behavioral format, and if successful, a second-round work-sample test. We promise to reply to each candidate with a definitive response within five days at each stage.